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Friday, 6 February 2015

Five Things & Five Blogs I Love Friday | 2015 Edition #6


Evenings by fairy light. 
Sofa. Blankets. Fairy lights. Book. Perfect.

"Surplus" by Phil Kay.
Button Poetry is one of my favourite YouTube channels. I watched this the other night at 1am and it gave my heart a little cuddle.

Letting things go.
If they're not important then they're not worth worrying about.

Big bowls of homemade soup. 
Comfort food is the best kind.

I guess there are only four good things this time. It's been one of those weeks to be honest. But hey, it's almost the weekend and I will not be getting out of my pyjamas the entire time, apart from changing into clean ones.

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Counting Magpies
Deer Circus
Jemi Jams
Jaye Rockett
The Tea Drinking English Rose

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What has been making you happy this week?

xoxo

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42 comments:

  1. I watched surplus after seeing you tweet about it, it's such a lovely poem! I've been eating homemade minestrone soup too on these cold snowy days, so comforting! x

    SophiesMakeupBlog

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  2. Evenings with fairy lights are definitely perfect <3

    hellomissjordan.blogspot.co.uk xx

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  3. wow Button Poetry is amazing! I'm glad you shared that with us :) xx

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  4. I'm with you on the blankets, fairy lights and book- can't beat it on a cold Winters night :)

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  5. I'm also trying to let more things go and worry less about things I have no power to change!

    Hope you have a nice weekend!

    Jessica
    the.pyreflies.org

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  6. Chocolate has made me happy this week! I think I'm addicted! xxx

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  7. It's our first weekend in the new flat (the first that doesn't involve moving boxes or cleaning under beds anyway) and fairy lights and films is exactly what I'm after! xxx

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    1. I hope you're settling in nicely lovely! xo

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  8. Wednesday was National Soup Day and my campus dining hall served a variety of chowders and it was glorious :) I also recently discovered Jaye Rockett--love her blog! :D -Audrey | Brunch at Audrey's

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  9. love these types of posts! and glad you've introduced me to button poetry, great post!

    fashion, beauty and an existential crisis

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  10. I remember constantly being on the Button Poetry youtube a few months ago but uni took over and I haven't been on in a while. But tonight that's definitely how I'll spend my evening tonight, starting with Surplus.

    UK Beauty and Lifestyle Blog

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  11. Letting things go is one of my motto, as I want to live a more
    simplistic and minimalistic life c: Xx

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  12. I'll be honest, we've been basically on a soup/stew only diet this whole year in the Laila house. It's just the best and most warming thing in the winter! :) xx

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  13. Number 3 is so important and I must remember this myself!

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  14. I'm with you 100% Jennie with letting go.
    This is my 'must do' in 2015.
    x x x

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  15. Thank you so much for listing my blog! :)

    And on another note - fairy lights are the best. They make a room magical :) xxx

    http://www.jemijams.com/

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  16. I absolutely love this feature! It's great to find new blogs :) sorry you had one of those weeks, enjoy your weekend! :) x

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  17. I have been making so many pots of soup this year. I don't follow a recipe I just throw in what veg I have & hope for the best. It's been working a treat & keeping me warm
    http://www.letstalkbeauty.co.uk/

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  18. Yes to letting things go. The stress is just unnecessary!

    becky ♡ star violet

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  19. those 4 things make me feel so cosy and warm just reading about them! letting go isn't easy, but often necessary to stay sane and healthy in the mind :) x

    Miho @ Wander to Wonder

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  20. Sometimes, letting things go is probably the hardest but the most joyful thing to do.

    ∞ Dotty

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  21. Winter = massive bowls of soup, all day, every day!!

    Mel

    everyword

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